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What Is Skin Writing? Everything You Need to Know

Red, raised, itchy, and swollen skin from light touch can be a sign of dermatographic urticaria—aka skin writing. Here's what to know about this allergy-like condition.

12 Best Bathing Suit Cover-Ups for Every Summer Style

Stylish bathing suit cover-ups are the cherry on top of the perfect swim look—and they shouldn’t be an afterthought.


You May Want to Bring a Little CBD into the Shower with You

From shampoo to bath salts, these CBD-infused products help to add calmness to pre-work primping and before-bed wind-downs.


The 10 Best Retinol Serums in Canada for Anti-Aging Results

Turn back the clock by adding one of these serums to your anti-aging skin-care regimen.


May’s Buzziest New Beauty Products You’ll Want to Try

From bright new nail polish shades to a coffee face scrub, here are 11 of our fave new beauty products.

Why You Should Work Out in a Bodysuit

A unitard—also known as a workout bodysuit or onesie—is an all-in-one clothing item for yoga, Pilates, cycling, or even running....


How to Know If Compression Socks Will Benefit You (Plus 3 to Buy in Canada)

The right compression sock can help alleviate issues that range from mild (swollen feet) to severe (deep vein thrombosis). Try...

Why You Might Want to Stop Using Beauty Products With Talc—Even Before Its Potential Ban

Here’s the low-down on what the restrictions mean for you, and what kinds of health risks are associated with talc.


How to Patch Test Skin Products to See If You’re Allergic

It can be hard to predict how your skin will react to a new skin care product, but a patch...


What is Oxidative Stress and Should You Worry About It?

We've all heard about antioxidants and free radicals—but the real concern is oxidative stress. Learn what triggers this dangerous condition...


8 Ways to Use Petroleum Jelly—and 5 to Avoid

Petroleum jelly can prevent blisters, heal skin rashes, and make mask-wearing more comfortable—but there are also times when you should...

7 Beauty Products That Will Tend to All Your Foot Woes This Summer 

Blisters, corns, stinky soles—consider these common foot problems things of the past. Here are the foot products you need this...


What to Know About Xeomin—the “Naked Botox”

Is it really a more natural injectable alternative to Botox? Two experts weigh in.


What to Know Before Getting a Brazilian Wax

Before you get a Brazilian wax done, read up on the health risks of going bare down there.


Applying Your Skin Care Products: The Right—and Wrong—Way

The order you apply your skin care products matters. Experts reveal when and how to do it to maximize your...


Everything You Need to Know About Acids for Skin Care

The best acids for skin care, explained.

How to Do a 90s Blowout at Home

“The Rachel” is back—and an expert shares how to create the look.


Do Hyaluronic Acid Supplements Really Work? Here’s What Dermatologists Say

Hyaluronic acid face serums are touted for reducing fine lines and wrinkles. Can hyaluronic acid supplements deliver the same benefits?


7 Foot Peel Masks, Available in Canada, for Softer Feet

Foot peel masks are essentially a chemical peel that can help get rid of dry, cracked skin...


How Bad Is It to Wash Your Face in the Shower? Skin Care Experts Explain

Washing your face in the shower is convenient, but is it bad for your skin? Here's the real story—plus expert...


Bakuchiol: Why You Should Try This Retinol Alternative

If you are looking for a gentler option to get rid of wrinkles, bakuchiol could be the answer. Find out...


April’s Buzziest Beauty Launches You Need to Try

From a spring-y new fragrance line to an alcohol-free pore-minimizing toner, here are a few new beauty products to know...


10 Things Skin Experts Want You to Know About Hyaluronic Acid

Hyaluronic acid is a popular moisturizing ingredient in skin care products—but is it worth the hype? We asked dermatologists and...


13 Ways You’re Washing Your Face Wrong

Dermatologists share common face-washing mistakes to avoid, from washing too often to letting products build up, for better skin health.

8 Face Mist Sprays That Can Help Hydrate Skin

A face mist spray hydrates dry, irritated skin throughout the day. Here's what to look for, plus the best picks...


What Experts Want You to Know About Collagen Injections

Want to plump up your skin and reverse signs of aging? Here's what dermatologists really think of collagen injections.


The 6 Dos—and 4 Don’ts—of Using a Pumice Stone

To get the smooth, soft feet of your dreams, follow this expert advice—including how not to use a pumice stone.


What Does Face Toner Do? Plus 3 Toners for Clearer Skin

Face toner may look and feel like water, but it does a lot more than just hydrate your face. Here's...


Does Dry Brushing Really Make Your Skin Healthier?

A dermatologist weighs in on the trendy skincare routine.


How to Give Yourself a Spa-Worthy At-Home Facial

A beauty insider shares ways to get professional results at home.